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Armless Indian Tailor Creates Garments With His Feet - Inspiring   video
Offbeat  (tags: India, Harayana, armless tailor, Madan Lal, determination, inspiration, "don't take 'no' for an answer" )

Evelyn
- 3 hours ago - youtu.be
(If the voice giving the commentary infuriates you - read the text linked below!) Madan Lal was born without arms but learnt to use his talented toes to stitch beautiful garments from a shop in his village. Now he uses his talented toes to stitch be
In Victory for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Court Finds That Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline Violated the Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, DAPL, Standing Rock, NoDAPL, Federal court, justice, Army Corps of Engineers, violation of law, fishing rights, hunting rights, environmental justice, Trump, decisions, environmental impact assessment, lacking, Judge James Boasberg )

Evelyn
- 9 hours ago - theindigenousamericans.com
"[the Corps] did not adequately consider the impacts of an oil spill on fishing rights, hunting rights, or environmental justice, or the degree to which the pipeline's effects are likely to be highly controversial" Court requested additional briefing
Dark Humour: Everything That Will Kill You From A to Z   video
Offbeat  (tags: dark humour )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
Does EVERYTHING cause cancer? Choose your poison!!!
Changing Times: Six Orangutans Rescued From Plantations in Sumatra
Animals  (tags: orangutans, Aceh, BKSDA, forest, Gunung Leuser National Park, HOCRU, Indonesia, Medan, oil palm, orangutan, Orangutan Information Centre, palm oil, plantation, primate, release, rescue, SOS, Sumatra, Sumatran Orangutan Society, Wildlife )

Evelyn
- 4 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
OIC only relocates orangutans as a last resort, for instance when they are isolated in small patches of forest surrounded by plantations or farmlands, and have no access to large forested areas.
Open Letter to the International Community and Parties to the Paris Agreement From U.S. State, Local, and Business Leaders
Environment  (tags: climate-change, Paris climate accord, mayors, states, businesses, commitment, leadership, Washington, world )

Evelyn
- 4 days ago - wearestillin.com
It is imperative that the world know that in the U.S., the actors that will provide the leadership necessary to meet our Paris commitment are found in city halls, state capitals, colleges and universities, investors and businesses.
Fly-Over Visit to the Taj Mahal (Interactive)
Offbeat  (tags: aerial visit, Taj Mahal, interactive views, 360°, unusual, photos, interesting, culture, world heritage )

Evelyn
- 6 days ago - airpano.com
Explore with your mouse, zoom in, zoom out a/or let the slow film run 360° from each of the 8 points in the sky! A way of visiting this incredible monument that you won't have experienced even if you've visited there!
URGENT - PETITION - Say NO to the Closure of Lyon's Museum of Textiles & Decorative Arts
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, Lyon, France, museum, textiles, decorative arts, Musée des Tissus et des Arts Décoratif, heritage, history )

Evelyn
- 7 days ago - change.org
This museum has approx 2.5 million textile objects covering 4.5 thousand years of history. Its closure would be a massive loss to world as well as French heritage. (Lyon was a major capital of silk weaving.)
Flacking for GMOs: How the Biotech Industry Cultivates Positive Media-and Discourages Criticism
Science & Tech  (tags: science, biotech, industry, spin, positive image, attacks, intimidation, criticism, activist scientists, research, Monsanto, GMOs, agrichemicals, Genetic Literacy Project, American Council on Science and Health, media tactics )

Evelyn
- 10 days ago - progressive.org
"Many reporters are simply too intimidated and afraid to report on health & environmental effects of the agrichemical industry and its products" Industry tars public health advocates & reporters as anti-science for raising issues the public needs to know
PETITION - A New Zealand Bottled Water Company Wants Suck a Unesco World Heritage Site Dry
Business  (tags: New Zealand, pure, artesian water, Waikato, Putaruru, Blue Spring, Te Waihou, NZ Pure Blue, bottling plant, huge, application, SumOfUs, petition, environment, Unesco, world heritage site, protection )

Evelyn
- 10 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Every drop of this pure, artesian water will be exported for at least 15 years if the bottled water company, NZ Pure Blue, has its way. The most precious natural resource will be bottled, processed, and shipped overseas.
Rescue Puppies and Kittens Lives Are at Risk - Reinstate YAPS Funding Now (PETITION)
Animals  (tags: Australia, Cairns, Regional Council, funding, Young Animal Protection Society (YAPS), puppies, kittens, refuge, petition, Mayor Bob Manning )

Evelyn
- 12 days ago - change.org
This is devastating - hundreds of vulnerable puppies and kittens could be forced into pounds and killed unless the Cairns Regional Council urgently reinstate essential refuge funding. (Council just scrapped their AU $35,000 funding)
 
 
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